May. 18, 2022
$5 million from state’s medical marijuana program transferred to veterans fund

May. 17, 2022
Missouri launches dashboard displaying opioid overdose related data

May. 10, 2022
Missouri health officials and pediatricians ask parents to use caution as nationwide infant formula shortages continue

May. 04, 2022
U.S. Representative Sam Graves honored for his support of rural hospitals

Apr. 27, 2022
Catching up on routine childhood and adolescent immunizations

Apr. 12, 2022
Families of organ donors honored with annual recognition event

Apr. 04, 2022
DHSS celebrates public health leaders

Mar. 29, 2022
DHSS’s Nickelson joins Association of State and Territorial Health Officials Board of Directors

Mar. 21, 2022
Temporary benefit increase extended through September for Missouri WIC participants

Mar. 17, 2022
Missouri’s at-home COVID-19 PCR test kit program to cease

Mar. 15, 2022
Missouri WIC implements third infant formula waiver from USDA

Mar. 15, 2022
Missouri policy allows pharmacists to provide easier access to free or low-cost COVID-19 testing

Feb. 25, 2022
Missouri WIC implements second infant formula waiver from the USDA

Feb. 25, 2022
Educational funding opportunities available for Missouri nursing and medical students and practitioners

Feb. 22, 2022
Missouri WIC receives formula waiver from USDA

Feb. 18, 2022
WIC formula manufacturer, Abbott, recalls powdered infant formula from single manufacturing site

Feb. 02, 2022
WIC Continues to Improve the Health of Missouri’s Women, Infants, and Children

Feb. 01, 2022
State seeking organizations to provide nutritious meals to children during summer months

Jan. 25, 2022
State continues to add COVID-19 testing sites

Jan. 24, 2022
DHSS investigating Legionnaires’ disease cases possibly linked to Phelps County hospital

Jan. 10, 2022
Testing sites added in St. Louis and Kansas City area

Jan. 01, 2022
Sharp increase in demand for COVID-19 testing in Missouri

Dec. 27, 2021
Presence of Omicron variant rising quickly throughout Missouri

Dec. 20, 2021
Medical marijuana sales reach $200 million in Missouri

Dec. 17, 2021
Missouri identifies Omicron variant in wastewater samples

Dec. 15, 2021
CDC awards Missouri public water systems for fluoridation quality

Dec. 14, 2021
Missouri Milestone: One year of COVID-19 vaccines being administered in the state

Dec. 10, 2021
Temporary benefit increase extended through March for Missouri WIC participants

Dec. 07, 2021
Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services encourages flu vaccination as flu activity begins to pick up

Dec. 06, 2021
Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services warns citizens of text message scam

Dec. 03, 2021
Missouri announces first case of COVID-19 caused by Omicron variant

Nov. 30, 2021
Missouri remains vigilant in COVID-19 variant monitoring

Nov. 19, 2021
Missouri Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots to All Fully Vaccinated Adults

Nov. 18, 2021
Breakthrough infection data added to Missouri’s COVID-19 dashboard

Nov. 03, 2021
Children age 5-11 now eligible for COVID-19 vaccination in Missouri

Oct. 27, 2021
Temporary benefit increase for Missouri WIC participants

Oct. 22, 2021
Moderna and J&J COVID-19 Booster Shots Now Being Administered to Eligible Missourians

Oct. 20, 2021
Winners of final MO VIP drawing announced

Oct. 19, 2021
Protection from flu may be even more important this year

Oct. 08, 2021
Winners of final Missouri Vaccine Incentive Program (MO VIP) drawing notified today

Oct. 06, 2021
Vaccinated Missourians Win $10,000 in Fourth Round of State’s Vaccine Incentive Program Drawings

Oct. 05, 2021
Final “MO VIP” drawing is this week

Oct. 04, 2021
Nearly 85 million healthy meals fed to vulnerable Missourians during COVID-19 response

Sep. 27, 2021
Pfizer COVID-19 Booster Shots Now Being Administered to Eligible Missourians

Sep. 24, 2021
Preliminary winners of fourth Missouri Vaccine Incentive Program (MO VIP) drawing notified today

Sep. 22, 2021
Vaccinated Missourians Win $10,000 in Third Round of State’s Vaccine Incentive Program Drawings

Sep. 21, 2021
Deadline for entries for fourth “MO VIP” drawing is Wednesday

Sep. 16, 2021
$6.8 million from state’s medical marijuana program transferred to veterans fund

Sep. 10, 2021
Preliminary winners of third Missouri Vaccine Incentive Program (MO VIP) drawing notified Friday

Sep. 08, 2021
Vaccinated Missourians Win $10,000 in Second Round of State’s Vaccine Incentive Program Drawings

Sep. 08, 2021
Deadline for entries for third “MO VIP” drawing is Wednesday

Aug. 30, 2021
Changes to Missouri’s Adult Abuse and Neglect Hotline Hours of Operation

Aug. 28, 2021
Preliminary winners of second Missouri Vaccine Incentive Program (MO VIP) drawing notified Friday

Aug. 25, 2021
Vaccinated Missourians Win $10,000 in First Round of State’s Vaccine Incentive Program Drawings

Aug. 24, 2021
Heat and humidity can be a dangerous combination

Aug. 23, 2021
Deadline for entries for second “MO VIP” drawing is Wednesday

Aug. 20, 2021
Missouri DHSS and DESE bring pooled COVID-19 testing to K-12 classrooms in partnership with Concentric by Ginkgo

Aug. 19, 2021
USDA recognizes exemplary support for breastfeeding mothers

Aug. 19, 2021
Missouri’s medical marijuana program publishes second annual report

Aug. 19, 2021
Case of Legionnaires' Disease Reported

Aug. 17, 2021
Certain immunocompromised individuals can now receive third dose of COVID-19 vaccine in Missouri

Aug. 09, 2021
First “MO VIP” drawing this week, deadline for entries is Wednesday

Aug. 05, 2021
Closing Order Issued to Heng Feng Food Services, Inc

Jul. 27, 2021
Missouri’s Vaccine Incentive Program promotes MO ABLE as an option for Missourians with disabilities

Jul. 12, 2021
Diabetes worsens COVID-19 outcomes

Jul. 02, 2021
Freedom from COVID-19 achieved through vaccination

Jul. 01, 2021
Missouri’s Pregnancy-Associated Mortality Review (PAMR) board publishes annual maternal mortality report

Jun. 17, 2021
Missouri DHSS urges continued vaccination as close monitoring of Delta variant continues

Jun. 14, 2021
Missouri officials call for support and protection of elders

Jun. 07, 2021
DHSS teams up with Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council to launch COVID-19 plain language guide for the disability community

Jun. 01, 2021
Online map and text number will help families locate local summer food programs

May. 28, 2021
Free at-home COVID-19 tests now available to Missouri residents

May. 28, 2021
Keep safety in mind when enjoying summer activities

May. 27, 2021
CDC awards Missouri public water systems for 50 years of fluoridation quality

May. 27, 2021
Park Hills Water Department awarded for fluoridation quality

May. 25, 2021
Missouri partnerships ensure access to COVID-19 vaccines for homebound residents

May. 17, 2021
State adds five additional language options to Missouri Vaccine Navigator

May. 14, 2021
DHSS provides virus variant updates from wastewater monitoring project

May. 12, 2021
DHSS authorizes Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine administration for adolescents

May. 06, 2021
Missouri WIC income guidelines updated for 2021-2022

May. 06, 2021
Missouri WIC temporary benefit increase

Apr. 30, 2021
More COVID-19 testing options increase accessibility

Apr. 27, 2021
State launches Spanish language version of Missouri Vaccine Navigator

Apr. 27, 2021
DHSS announces final phase of electronic physician certification implementation for medical marijuana patients

Apr. 23, 2021
Missouri vaccinators to resume use of J&J vaccine

Apr. 21, 2021
Missouri’s work toward vaccine accessibility for those with disabilities highlighted at national level

Apr. 16, 2021
Two cases of Legionnaires' disease reported

Apr. 13, 2021
Missouri pauses J&J COVID-19 vaccine administration

Apr. 10, 2021
DHSS continues efforts to refine and report COVID-related data

Apr. 06, 2021
Missouri DHSS reports state’s first confirmed case of South African variant

Apr. 06, 2021
State establishes weekly COVID-19 testing event schedule

Mar. 26, 2021
Missouri updates demographic estimates used in vaccination dashboard

Mar. 24, 2021
Missouri launches new statewide transportation resource guide to expand COVID-19 vaccine access to rural, suburban and urban communities across the state

Mar. 22, 2021
COVID-19 vaccinator eligibility expands to additional medical professionals and students

Mar. 18, 2021
State recognizes the importance of vaccinating those with disabilities by recognizing Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and World Down Syndrome Day

Mar. 16, 2021
Missouri’s rural hospitals eligible for CARES Act relief funds

Mar. 15, 2021
COVID-19 testing continues to be important part of reducing spread

Mar. 09, 2021
State provides updates on sewershed surveillance of COVID-19 variants

Mar. 08, 2021
State adds county-level antigen test data to online public health dashboard

Mar. 08, 2021
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